The Consulate will be closed – Wednesday, 22 December – to -Monday, 3 January 2022.

We will open again on Tuesday 4 January 2022.

For assistance, when the consulate is closed, contact the Bangkok Embassy Consular Section: – phone 02 344 6300 (main switch, ask for consular services) – or – email:

For urgent Out of Hours assistance (when Embassy & Consulate are closed) – Phone the Embassy on 02 344 6300 & select option 1 to be transferred to the Consular Emergency Center in Australia. If your call is not transferred you can call the Canberra Emergency Center on +61 2 6261 3305 (call charges apply).

Passports – Next appointment date are in January – 4/5 & 18/19. It is taking 6 weeks to get a new passport currently.

Appointments to lodge applications are only available every other week. Send an email to Chiang Mai Consulate (when we are open) for application & appointment details. Email:

See this Bangkok Embassy link for information on application requirements or to lodge an application in Bangkok:…/Australian_Passports…